Creston California

Creston News   March 9, 2018





the above photo was taken around 2007. The store changed owners in February of 2014 and then, again, on January 1st of 2016, with a few familiar faces behind the counter ! Excellent food and friendly service, plus a mini-market.  They have on hand some delicious cookies, and brownies (baked in house) ::::  check out the counter ! They also bake Pizza to order. I have had it and it is very tasty!

Creston Area  Calendar of Events

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       SAVE  THIS  DATE  ::   Saturday   April  21st  ::  Swap Meet hosted by the  4 H at the Rodeo Grounds  PLUS     the  Annual Plant and Garden Sale, located at the Community Garden on Swayze Street, hosted by our Garden Club.

   NEWSFLASH ::  Just in case you are new to our area,  the Creston  4H  hosts a huge Swap Meet inside the Rodeo Grounds. This event is held on the same Saturday as the Annual Plant and Bake Sale, hosted by the Garden Club. That sale is held inside the Community Volunteer Garden, located on Swayze Street, next to our Rodeo Grounds and New Community Center ( old Fire House ).  The date is April 21st. Keep your eyes on our Community Bulletin Board, located right in front of the Post Office downtown !

THANK YOU  TO  THE  COUNTY  PUBLIC  WORKS DEPARTMENT  and Debbie Arnold's office FOR  the beautiful job grading and resurfacing nearly ALL of our downtown streets  and  smoothing the transitions from the unpaved streets to the paved streets !   THANK YOU TO  ALL THE RESIDENTS  WHO  CONTACTED  DEBBIE  ARNOLD  REQUESTING THAT  THIS  WORK  BE DONE  !    - please thank Debbie if you can !

The Creston Advisory Body meets the 3rd Wednesday of the month inside the Church Sanctuary. Check out their web site for details  ( see my Links / Contacts page ) and the Bulletin Board for the Agenda that is posted 3 days before their meeting. The agenda is also posted inside the local Library ! All sorts of reports are given, such as Police, Fire, District 5 - Debbie Arnold, etc. If you have any questions, check out their informative web site - the address is on my Links and Contacts page ( see button above ).

CHECK  OUT  THE   FIRST  FRIDAY  WINE TASTING EVENTS -  LOCAL  - BY VISITING :::  Furthermore,  SAVE  the date :: March 3rd - Saturday --  New Olive Oil Release and Spring Party !  Bring your friends - noon  - 5  PM  located right here in Creston at  4625 La Panza Road.  You will not be disappointed !

Third Wednesday of each month -- March 21st :::CAB meeting - Creston Advisory Body - 7 Pm - inside the Community Church located along O'Donovan, across from our Elementary School. An agenda will be posted outside the Post Office on the Bulletin Board and also inside the Library.

  Thursday March 15th   11 am  - Friends of the Creston Library Meeting inside the Library. New faces are always welcome. There will be a wrap up on the February Book/Bake Sale. Follow them on Facebook!

  Thursday  March 15th  1 PM  Garden Club meeting at Pat Dugger's home.  Contact info is on my Links page, see button above. The focus of this particular monthly meeting will be the final prep for the Annual Plant and Bake Sale, being held this year on April 21st. NEW  MEMBERS  always welcome ! there is a complete history about this club on my Civic Clubs page  - see button at top of this page.

  Monday April 2nd   7 PM  Women's Club meeting at the Mobile Home nearest the Creek next to the Community Center on Swayze. Final preparations for the April 6th Spaghetti Feed ! New faces are always welcome.

   Friday, April 6th   5  -  7:30 PM   Annual Spaghetti Feed at the Community Center - fabulous food, drinks,  and delicious desserts. Adults $12 - tickets at the door -  adult beverages available for sale. Hundreds of the Wildflower Bicycle Riders will be there - 98 % from outside of Creston ! Some from out of state !

  Saturday April 7th  downtown - The Wildflower Bicycle Ride begins and ends downtown - about 1200 riders doing 25, 50, 75, and 100 mile rides. Afterwards, the Creston Volunteer Firefighters host a fantastic BarBQ for the riders and any community members wishing to purchase a great meal. Every road within 40 miles of Creston will be jam packed full of bicycle riders.  Let's hope that there are some wildflowers in bloom !

   Friday, April 20th -  Garden Club members meet at the Community Garden to prepare all the trees / shrubs / plants for the annual Plant and Bake Sale.

   Saturday, April 21st   -  CRESTON   4 H   SWAP  MEET  from  9 am  - 1 pm on the Rodeo Grounds.  Look for a flier on the Bulletin Board detailing how to get a space !

   Saturday  April  21st    GARDEN  CLUB   ANNUAL  PLANT AND BAKE  SALE    9 am - noon.  Please come and buy one of the hundreds of tasty desserts home made by the best bakers in our area. We are hoping that Charlotte will make her famous  apple pie ! There are dozens of fruit trees, hundreds of shrubs and plants and garden art. I can vaguely remember the very first Plant Sale back in the mid-1990's.  Proceeds are used to maintain the Garden.



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